Wikis In The Classroom

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Wikis In The Classroom

  1. 1. Brian Grenier Technical Site Coordinator El Paso ISD [email_address] http://bumpontheblog.etowns.net Wikis in the Classroom
  2. 2. Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  3. 3. Link to Movie Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  4. 4. Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  5. 5. Why Wiki Are our children developing the skills they need to be competitive in the 21 st Century? Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  6. 6. 21 st Century Skills Problem Solving Critical Thinking Effective Communication Effective Collaboration Self-Directed Learning Self-Motivated Learning Information Literacy Innovativeness Global Awareness Global Citizenship Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  7. 7. Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  8. 8. Traditional Web Page Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  9. 9. Wiki Page Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  10. 10. Examples 5th Grade Writing Project wiki Flat Classroom Project Holocaust Wiki Project Studying Societies at JHK Thousand and One Flat World Tales Project Westwood School Wiki wikiHow Wikipedia Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  11. 11. Standard Features of Wikis <ul><li>Collaborative in nature </li></ul><ul><li>Different levels of accessibility to suit the needs of the user(s). </li></ul><ul><li>Ability for anyone to contribute, edit, and delete. </li></ul><ul><li>History of changes allows users to revert to previously saved versions. </li></ul><ul><li>Discussion and comment capabilities allow for member discussion and collaboration. </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to embed information and media from a variety of sources (audio, video, RSS, etc.) </li></ul>Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  12. 12. Issues Student Privacy <ul><li>Create a pseudonym </li></ul><ul><li>Use initials only </li></ul><ul><li>Use first name followed by last initial </li></ul>Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  13. 13. Issues Simultaneous Editing <ul><li>Make small edits </li></ul><ul><li>Communicate with your partner(s) </li></ul><ul><li>  Know how to use the history function </li></ul><ul><li>  Know how to discuss </li></ul><ul><li>  Before you edit, click refresh </li></ul>Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  14. 14. Issues Vandalism <ul><li>Know how to use the history </li></ul>Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  15. 15. Classroom Uses Lesson Summaries Collaboration of Notes Concept Introduction and Exploratory Projects Dissemination of important classroom information beyond the classroom Individual assessment projects Creation of a simple website Sharing of initial thoughts about, and knowledge of a new topic Student portfolios Location to aggregate web resources Collaboration among teachers Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  16. 16. Available Wiki Engines Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  17. 17. http://www.pbwiki.com Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com
  18. 18. When I Become a Teacher by Marco Torres Movie link Handouts: http://classroomtech.pbwiki.com

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